The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 67 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing WSUS 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 0.66% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.13% 19.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £27,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 21 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.02% 3.45% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 57
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WSUS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSUS across the Merseyside region.

WSUS Salary Trend in Merseyside

WSUS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 2 £27,250 -22.14%
WSUS
North West

WSUS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP